WorkSafe has charged a Roxburgh Park man with dishonestly obtaining financial advantage by allegedly receiving more than $700,000 in unlawful workers compensation payments.
Samer Ahmed, 49, appeared in the Melbourne Magistrates’ Court today and was bailed to reappear on July 27 for a committal mention hearing.
He was ordered to surrender his passport and not approach points of international departure.
Mr Ahmed is alleged to have dishonestly obtained at total of $714,550 between 2006 and 2016.
Public enquiries: Call the WorkSafe Advisory Service on 1800 136 089 between 8:30am and 5pm Monday to Friday, email firstname.lastname@example.org or write to Advisory Service, PO Box 4306, Melbourne, 3001.